Maps that show how much better coverage is in PM's constituency; JOIN DAILY POST'S CAMPAIGN FOR BETTER MOBILE Our message to May: We pay same price, back our call for same service.
By OWEN HUGHES Business Correspondent firstname.lastname@example.org THE substandard service suffered by mobile users in North Wales is highlighted by these maps comparing coverage on Anglesey with PM Theresa May's Parliamentary constituency of Maidenhead. Anglesey's 4G offering from operator Vodafone is derisory with almost no coverage outside of Holyhead, Llangefni, and small areas on the banks of the Menai Strait and around Benllech.
This is despite the island not having the difficulties with terrain seen in more mountainous areas of Wales.
tuency and oys ve The Berkshire constituency is a similar mix of urban rural areas but enjoys comprehensive 4G coverage from the same mobile provider, with comparable levels of service from O2 and EE.
is re - t a dispeople But it highlights the gulf in coverage this region has had to endure - putting our businesses at disadvantage and leaving people frustrated despite forking out the same money for contracts as the well-heeled communities in Berkshire.
t Thi i h th D il P t This is why the Daily Post has been pressing in our Better Mobile campaign for extra investment in North Wales from the four main networks.
We're urging readers to sign out Better Mobile petition demanding services improve.
Former PM David Cameron actually backed the campaign shortly before his departure following the Brexit vote.
New PM Mrs May has been asked to offer her support but her office has so far failed to respond.
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|Publication:||Daily Post (Conwy, Wales)|
|Date:||Jul 29, 2016|
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